Sikorsky has announced the introduction of its light-attack reconnaissance helicopter RAIDER X, designed for securing vertical lift dominance against peer and near-peer threats on the future battlefield, the company said.
Through the US Army´s Future Attack Reconnaissance Aircraft (FARA) program, RAIDER X is the out-front platform in the Service´s revolutionary approach for rapid development and delivery of game changing technology and warfighter capabilities, equipped for the most demanding and contested environments. RAIDER X enables the reach, protection and lethality required to remain victorious in future conflicts.
Sikorsky is a Lockheed Martin company (NYSE: LMT).
Lockheed Martin, headquartered in Bethesda, Maryland, is a global security and aerospace company that employs approximately 105,000 people worldwide and is principally engaged in the research, design, development, manufacture, integration and sustainment of advanced technology systems, products and services.